StarGaze | A First Class Affair Gala 2023

A yearly fundraising gala to remember. Board the StarGaze first-class experience via a black carpet.

DECEMBER 9, 2023

 Stay Tuned

05:00pm – 11:30pm

BAPN talent


What to Expect

  • Meet like minded professionals, students & recent graduates in the industry across Canada and beyond
  • Be inspired and be an inspiration for the next generation
  • Enjoy a cocktail hour with beautiful melodies
  • Taste ‘home’ through afro-caribbean full course cuisine catered for US
  • Awards Ceremony celebrating the contributions of Black aviation professionals and our allies
  • Celebrate OUR culture through music, cultural performances and more.


Recognize & Celebrate

Community Impact Award

We may not have had a chance to see all the great work done for our community in the industry.

This is a chance to submit an initiative (by an individual or organization) that has made an impact.

Employee Resource Group

Are you proud of the work and commitment your organization dedicates to championing diversity with the influence and support of your employee resource group? Nominate your ERG and receive all the bragging rights!

Inspire Higher Award

Nominate a student that has been active in the community , reflect BAPNs core values and participated in any of our Inspire Higher programs

Marshal Award

Nominate a mentor/influencer that has made an impact in your life. Whether you’re learning through their social media, or in person.

Ready For Take Off Award

If you’re currently an ImBAPA member you can nominate yourself. If you have been consistent updating your ImBAPA account with your training and career journey, or you know of an aviation professional making strides in their career, nominate them today.


Your sponsorship will help cover the direct costs for our The Gaze 2023 Gala celebration so that the majority of our Silent Auction, Raffle and Gala Celebration ticket sales can go towards funding BAPN’s mission to inspire and develop the next generation in aviation through our outreach, mentorship and community programs.

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Bronze Sponsor


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